LA County To Spend $11.5 To Expand Access To Anti-HIV PillAn expenditure of $11.5 million over two years was approved unanimously Tuesday to expand access to PrEP, an anti-HIV pill for uninsured and under-insured patients.
Meningitis Vaccination Recommendation Expanded To All Gay, Bisexual MenHealth officials urged all gay and bisexual men to get vaccinated against meningitis, regardless of their risk profile, after nine new cases of invasive meningococcal disease have been diagnosed since May 1.
Forecasted Heat Wave Prompts Safety, Energy Conservation WarningsWith the first scorching heat wave of the year about to hit Southern California, residents were warned to protect themselves, their loved ones and their pets and to try to conserve energy.
LA County Deputy Injured After Crash Traps Her In Patrol CarLos Angeles County authorities say a sheriff's deputy and another driver are hospitalized after a two-vehicle crash left the deputy trapped in her patrol car for more than a half hour.
Accomplice Of Executed 'Freeway Killer' Slain In PrisonAn accomplice of the so-called Freeway Killer who terrorized Southern California 36 years ago has been killed in prison, officials said Thursday.
Swimmer's Body Found In Ocean Off El SegundoAuthorities say a man's body has been found floating in the ocean off a Los Angeles County beach.
Number Of Homeless In Los Angeles County Up Nearly 6 PercentThe number of homeless people in Los Angeles County increased 5.7 percent over the past year, but homelessness among veterans and families fell significantly.
Report: LA, OC Rents To Keep Rising Through 2018Rents in Los Angeles and Orange County are bad now, but a report from USC says they’re only going to get worse over the next two years.
Only On 9: Los Angeles County Coroner Resigns Amid ScrutinyLos Angeles County Coroner Mark Fajardo has resigned from his position amidst heavy scrutiny of the office.
LA County Hate Crimes Jump After Paris, San Bernardino AttacksNearly a dozen hate crimes against Muslims and Middle Easterners were reported in Los Angeles County over November and December, compared to one such crime during the same period in 2014.
Gas Prices Expected To Spike As Stations Prepare Switch To Summer BlendGas prices are about to soar dramatically, as high as 30 cents a gallon by the weekend, experts said Thursday.
Costs Of Los Angeles County Juvenile System SoaringThe cost of locking up young criminals in Los Angeles County has soared while their number has dwindled, an audit found.